Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Cambi is a world leading provider of sustainable sludge management solutions. We are based in Norway and operate on all continents. Our diverse and highly competent organisation provides a valuable service benefiting more than 70 million people. We have projects in cities such as London, Beijing, Brussels, Sydney, Singapore, Seoul and Washington DC.

Our core expertise lies in design, manufacturing, installation and operation of industrial processes for treatment of organic waste fractions. We treat feed stocks from agriculture, food waste and sludge from waste water treatment plants or other sources. The products from our processes are renewable energy, organic fertilizers and soil amendment products. This is achieved by using our thermal hydrolysis process (THP) in combination with steam explosion to ensure destruction of pathogens and other harmful substances. CambiTHP facilitates more efficient downstream processing and increased biogas yields. Through our processes, we contribute to enable a circular economy and a more sustainable world.

Cambi is an ambitious and growing company with global impact, increasing sales and long-term strategic thinking. The Cambi Group turnover will be about 400 million NOK in 2018, with good profitability.

We are currently looking for a CFO, to grow and manage our finance and administration department. Reporting directly to the CEO, the CFO will serve on the Executive Management Team. He/she will be responsible for all financial aspects of the company including forecasting, accounting, financing activities and financial reporting of operations around the world. The CFO will also be supervising the HR, Administration and IT department.

The ideal candidate will have a track record of high performance, a “team-first” approach, strong personal accountability for results and adherence to the highest ethical business practices. He/she will be comfortable working in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment with a growth mentality.

Main responsibilities

  • Work closely with the CEO and the Executive Management team to prepare recommendations concerning financial plans, trends and operating forecasts, to ensure achievement of our financial goals.
  • Assist in the planning and integration of our systems, data and reporting to create efficiencies within the Accounting and Finance Department, as well as across multiple departments in the organization
  • Be continually critical of reporting packages and processes with the goal of continual improvements
  • Prepare and oversee the building of financial models and forecasts for operations and cash flows at the individual business unit and segments levels, as well as at the consolidated enterprise level.
  • Participate in the monthly financial closing process and perform ad-hoc projects and analysis as needed.
  • Evaluate operational processes and initiate strategy changes, when and where it makes financial sense for the company
  • Assist in building policies and procedures for the Accounting Department
  • Deliver special projects for the CEO on an as-needed basis
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable tax laws and reporting requirements.
  • Work closely with our banking relations, export finance institutions and other financial Institutions
  • Arranging project financing and working capital facilities for selected projects


  • MSc in Finance, Auditing or Accounting or other relevant field of study
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in senior-level finance or accounting positions
  • Experience in strategic planning and execution
  • Experience with project management
  • A hands-on management style, with strong teamwork skills and the ability to earn the trust and confidence of subordinates and co-workers
  • Coaching and developing skills
  • Knowledge and experience in international business operations.
  • Exhibit company values of being proactive, responsive, team oriented, innovative and accountable.

We offer

  • A hands-on role with significant global impact on sustainable development
  • Exciting working days, with challenges aplenty to grow both professionally and personally
  • Work in an international environment as part of global teams.
  • A competitive reward plan and a good working atmosphere.

Please send your CV and cover letter through the application form.

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer

Location: Asker, Norway

Deadline: 13. Jan 2019 - 23:59

Maja Waage

HR Director

+47 93 20 38 21

Christian Isachsen

HR and Administration Manager

+47 909 83 547